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Police and spy agencies say they would have a better chance of catching terrorists and other criminals under a new mandatory data-retention scheme.
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World famous physicist Professor Stephen Hawking attended the premiere of his biopic, The Theory of Everything.
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A Japanese official says opposition to Japan's whaling program is a kind of "eco-imperialism" where one value system is imposed on another with opposition based...
A Japanese official says opposition to Japan's whaling program is a kind of "eco-imperialism".
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Miss World competition bans bikinis

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